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A solution to active fund underperformance

ANDREW MCKEAN  |  FRIDAY, 12 AUG 2022
... bond and other assets. "Smart beta combines the best of active and passive investing: having the potential for better investment outcomes while being rules-based, transparent and cost efficient," Neiron said. Neiron noted that smart-beta ETFs help overcome ...

Brookfield names leadership for asset management business

CASSANDRA BALDINI  |  FRIDAY, 12 AUG 2022
... asset management division. The new entity will manage US$750 billion of assets. It will look to employ most of the 2200 investment and support-focused personnel currently working on these activities at Brookfield. Current chief executive Bruce Flatt ...

BlackRock launches Bitcoin trust

CASSANDRA BALDINI  |  FRIDAY, 12 AUG 2022
... capital markets more broadly, including permissioned blockchains, stable coins, crypto assets, and tokenisation," the investment giant said. Earlier this month the wealth giant announced its partnership with Coinbase, to provide institutional clients ...

Wellington Management hires from GAM Investments

ELIZABETH FRY  |  FRIDAY, 12 AUG 2022
... an account manager to take up a role at UBS Asset Management. Reporting to head office, Kewal has been hired as an investment specialist dealing with fixed income. Earlier, she worked at PIMCO, Colonial First State and Macquarie Bank in a range of marketing ...

HESTA, ISPT ink first direct healthcare property deal

RACHEL ALEMBAKIS  |  FRIDAY, 12 AUG 2022
... incorporated into the ground floor of the 12-level plus basement, mixed-use healthcare accommodation building. "This investment with ISPT supports our continued focus on identifying opportunities in Australia's fast-growing healthcare sector," HESTA ...

CSLR establishment is critical: FPA

CHLOE WALKER  |  FRIDAY, 12 AUG 2022
... drafting we saw in the previous term of government, which lapsed in April this year, would not have covered managed investment schemes," Abood said. "This would leave financial planners to foot most of the bill for a scheme that would have left the majority ...

QIC braces against recession risks

ELIZABETH FRY  |  FRIDAY, 12 AUG 2022
... can avoid the painful APRA performance test. This is a tremendous advantage for Allison Hill, QIC's state chief investment officer, as she can allocate capital and execute trades with a sole focus on client outcomes. QIC is supervised as a government-owned ...

GQG Partners net revenue jumps 21.3%

CASSANDRA BALDINI  |  THURSDAY, 11 AUG 2022
... invest in talent and overall business activities." Carver said the financial results were driven in large part by its investment performance over the long term. "As at the end of June 2022, our strategies continued to provide solid long-term performance ...

Aussie crypto investors bullish despite market volatility

CHLOE WALKER  |  THURSDAY, 11 AUG 2022
Digital investment platform Syfe has released new findings from an independent investor survey, coinciding with the launch of its product to the Australian market. At a Sydney media briefing, Syfe general manager and Australia country head Tim Wallace ...

ASIC research guides retail investment regulations

ANDREW MCKEAN  |  THURSDAY, 11 AUG 2022
... Australian shares. Further, a quarter of surveyed investors who held cryptocurrency indicated that it was the only investment they held. Research also showed that, after bank trading platforms (used by 31% of surveyed investors), the three most used ...
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